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August 14, 2022

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Dear Members and Friends of the Alliance Française d’El Paso:

Welcome back! /Bonne rentrée!  The board members of the Alliance Française d’El Paso have planned upcoming activities through the end of 2022. Please mark your calendars with the following dates and events:

1. September 24, 2022: Wine and Cheese Soirée at Maud Snell’s home to celebrate La Rentrée. Price for this event will be a flat $20 for members and guests alike. More information regarding the details of this event is forthcoming on Everyone is encouraged to pay their dues either at the event or in September of 2022: payment at this time will provide you with “member/discounted” prices for events through the end of 2022, and count as your dues for 2023. Think of it as 16 months for the price of 12!  Dues are as follows: $30/individual; $50/family.

2. September 12, 2022: beginning of the Fall 8-week session for French classes at the Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced levels. See our website for more details to be posted soon at

3. October 29, 2022: Costumed celebration of Halloween in the United States and France. More information regarding the details of this event is forthcoming on

4. November 17, 2022: Beaujolais Nouveau. We will sample this year’s Beaujolais Nouveau as we dine at the Thirteen09 Restaurant, home of the El Paso Community College Culinary Arts Program at the EPCC Administrative Services Center located off Viscount Boulevard. We will also hold the annual elections of Board officers at this event. Volunteer members are needed to serve on the Nominating Committee for the November 2022 elections. Let us know if you are available to help on this committee and/or with any other fall events.

5. December 3, 2022: Christmas Party / Fête de Noël. The University Presbyterian Church on Resler Drive has been reserved. Further information will be posted on the Alliance Française d’El Paso website at

If you have any questions, or would like to volunteer at any of our events, please email us at

Thank you so much for your continued loyalty to the Alliance Française d’El Paso, and see you soon! / Merci beaucoup, et à bientôt!


Bien cordialement,

Maud Snell, Présidente

Alliance Française d’El Paso